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According to a recent BBC report, Microsoft estimates that of the 500 million knowledge workers worldwide, more than 10 million collaborate with clients, colleagues and other stakeholders regularly, across different time zones. This holds true for Pakistan as well where organisations – particularly those in the IT and call centre sectors – are increasingly doing business across several continents, spanning several time zones.
If you are a manager in an organisation with global operations – requiring your employees to coordinate with customers and team members in different time zones – here are three strategies that will help you manage the time zone differentials, ensuring the efficiency and productivity of your workforce. Continue reading